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Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert Set for THIRTEEN's Great Performances on PBS, 4/3 Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert Set for THIRTEEN's Great Performances on PBS, 4/3
by TV News Desk - March 02, 2015

Throughout her four-decade career, music superstarAnnie Lennoxhas defied categorization, diving into blues, soul, folk and pop to create songs that captivate and transcend boundaries.... (more...)
HBO to Present 2015 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, 5/30 HBO to Present 2015 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, 5/30
by TV News Desk - March 02, 2015

?HBO has renewed its commitment to The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation by acquiring the rights to present the annual induction ceremony for three more years, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming.... (more...)
SONY/ATV Music Publishing Names Rick Krim Co-President, U.S. SONY/ATV Music Publishing Names Rick Krim Co-President, U.S.
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2015

Sony/ATV Music Publishing, the world's leading music publisher, has appointed Rick Krim as Co-President, U.S., a role in which he will lead the company's A&R operations in Los Angeles.... (more...)
Jason Moran and the Bandwagon to Play Kimmel Center, 3/29 Jason Moran and the Bandwagon to Play Kimmel Center, 3/29
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts continues this season's Jazz at the Kimmel offerings with Artistic Director of Jazz at the Kennedy Center Jason Moran leading as front man to The Bandwagon at the Perelman Theater onSunday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m.... (more...)
Monterey Jazz Festival to Host Next Generation Jazz Festival, 3/27-29 Monterey Jazz Festival to Host Next Generation Jazz Festival, 3/27-29
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

The 11th Annual Next Generation Jazz Festival Presented by Monterey Jazz Festival takes place March 27-29, 2015, at the Monterey Conference Center. The weekend-long event includes Big Bands, Combos, Vocal Ensembles, and individual musicians vying for a spot on the stages of the 58th Annual Monterey ... (more...)
Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves and Peter Sellars to Receive Honorary Doctorates from Juilliard, 5/22 Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves and Peter Sellars to Receive Honorary Doctorates from Juilliard, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

The Juilliard School will confer honorary doctorates on five remarkable artists during its 110th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center (Broadway at 65th Street, New York City). Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves, and... (more...)
Herb Alpert Coming to MPAC, 3/26 Herb Alpert Coming to MPAC, 3/26
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

Nine-time Grammy-winning jazz icon Herb Alpert, best known for his string of pop hits in the 1960s with the Tijuana Brass, and his wife, vocalist Lani Hall, perform at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8 pm, in support of their new release, 'In the Mood.' Tickets are $49-6... (more...)
Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31 Guitarist-Vocalist Waldemar Bastos Set for ARATANI World Series, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Exiled Angolan guitarist -vocalist Waldemar Bastos makes a rare LA appearance as part of the inaugural ARATANI World series of global music and dance. The series celebrates the songs, sounds and dance of seven ensembles both local and international from Africa, India, Hawaii, Philippines, Japan, Bul... (more...)
Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band Second Wave of Acts Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015, Including LaBamba's Big Band
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Jersey Shore legend RICHIE 'LaBAMBA' ROSENBERG, a late night TV fixture for the past 20 years anchoring the horn section in Conan O'Brien's band, will return to his roots to lead a very special version of his big band as host of the anchor event of LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2015 for its 15th anniversa... (more...)
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8 Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 2/7-8
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Award-winning blues musicians Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band will bring their chart-topping hits to The Orleans Showroom February 7 and 8.... (more...)
The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement The Recording Academy Calls Late Larry Henley a 'Staunch Advocate' of Entertainers in Touching Statement
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld previously reported that hit songwriter and Grammy Award-winner Larry Henley passed away this week. The recording academy has just released a statement conveying their condolences and sorrow at the loss of this talent.... (more...)
Metropolitan Klezmer Releases 'Guys and Dolls and Bagels' for Hanukah Metropolitan Klezmer Releases 'Guys and Dolls and Bagels' for Hanukah
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

METROPOLITAN KLEZMER – hailed as “one of the finest American Klezmer Bands” by Songlines Magazine – continues to celebrate the holiday with the release of their fifth CD MAZEL MEANS GOOD LUCK. The record features the special Hanukah-inspired track “Guys & Dolls & Bagels”: an inspired klezmer medley ... (more...)
Photo Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy Drive Photo Flash: Brenda Braxton, Chester Gregory, Gabriela Garcia and Lee Summers Attend 2014 Holiday Jazz & Toy Drive
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

On Monday, Dec 15th 2014 over a 100 artists, musicians, educators, and entrepreneurs gathered in Harlem for Shaun Derik's annual Holiday Jazz and Toy Drive (Shaun Derik's GOOD Night). Shaun Derik is a nationally acclaimed youth empowerment speaker. His clients include the Ohio and Mississippi Depart... (more...)
Travis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam Travis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

On Aug. 12, 2015, The Charlie Daniels Band's legendary Volunteer Jam, a star-studded, multi-genre musical extravaganza that has featured artists like James Brown, Billy Joel, Garth Brooks, Don Henley and Lynyrd Skynyrd (to name a few), returns to Nashville. In addition to The Charlie Daniels Band, t... (more...)
STS9 Announce 3-Night Runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens This Winter STS9 Announce 3-Night Runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens This Winter
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

2015 is already looking to be a big year for STS9. The acclaimed instrumental electronic rock band—who will kick off the new year in Denver with four nights at the Fillmore Auditorium--have announced multiple night runs in Aspen, Chicago and Athens for February and March.... (more...)
VIDEO: Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver Perform on LETTERMAN VIDEO: Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver Perform on LETTERMAN
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver stopped by this week's DAVID LETTERMAN to perform their new duet, 'Hard To Be An Outlaw'. Check out the appearance below!... (more...)
Jim Brickman Celebrates the Holiday Season at Southern Theatre Tonight Jim Brickman Celebrates the Holiday Season at Southern Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

An 18-year tradition from coast to coast, Jim Brickman brings the sounds of the holiday season to Columbus with his one-of-a-kind concert event, On a Winter's Night. Along with featured musical guests, Brickman will perform new music, holiday favorites, and the hits that made him Billboard's most ch... (more...)
Jennifer Hudson, Train & More Set for CBS's A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Tonight Jennifer Hudson, Train & More Set for CBS's A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

Jennifer Hudson, Train, Earth Wind & Fire, Rixton, Katharine McPhee, Ashley Monroe, Dan & Shay and Jillian Michaels will appear on the 16th Annual A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS... (more...)
Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight Hunter Hayes, Aloe Blacc Among Lineup for TNT's CHRISTMAS IN WASHINGTON Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

?Global box-office powerhouse Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, star of the upcoming TNTseries Wake Up Call, is set to ring in the holidays as host of TNT's annual music spectacular Christmas in Washington.... (more...)
MOSCOT AND TARIQ 'Black Thought' Trotter Team for Collaboration MOSCOT AND TARIQ 'Black Thought' Trotter Team for Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

MOSCOT, the New York City institution renowned worldwide for its iconic eyewear, has joined forces with Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, lead vocalist and co-founder of the Grammy winning hip-hop group The Roots, featured nightly on NBC's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, for a charitable collab... (more...)
ESSENCE Black Women in Music Honors GRAMMY Winning Singer/Songwriter Jill Scott ESSENCE Black Women in Music Honors GRAMMY Winning Singer/Songwriter Jill Scott
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

ESSENCE, the premier brand for African-American women, will kick off a year-long commemoration of the 45 th anniversary of ESSENCE magazine in 2015 with an unforgettable Black Women in Music GRAMMY Awards Week celebration.... (more...)
Billy Magnussen & Reserved For Rondee Set For Holiday Charity Concert Tonight Billy Magnussen & Reserved For Rondee Set For Holiday Charity Concert Tonight
by Pat Cerasaro - December 18, 2014

Celebrate the holidays with Billy Magnussen and Reserved For Rondee!... (more...)
Marcus Schossow Launches Radio Show, Record Label CODE RED Marcus Schossow Launches Radio Show, Record Label CODE RED
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

It's been a legendary year for Swedish house producer/DJ Marcus Schossow.... (more...)
Billy Joel to Celebrate Last Madison Square Garden Show of 2014 with Arena Lighting Billy Joel to Celebrate Last Madison Square Garden Show of 2014 with Arena Lighting
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

?Madison Square Garden Entertainment (MSGE) announced today that Billy Joel's last sold out show of 2014 at "The World's Most Famous Arena" will be celebrated on Thursday, December 18th with a special lighting of the exterior of the arena.... (more...)
Warner Music Group Realigns Global Human Resources Team Warner Music Group Realigns Global Human Resources Team
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Warner Music Group (WMG) today announced a reorganization of the company's Human Resources division, including new senior level management appointments. ... (more...)












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